The table below looks at the statistics for Elasticsearch skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Elasticsearch
Rank 237 407 544
Rank change year-on-year
+170 +137
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 510 239 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.02% 0.44% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.68% 2.59% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 169 89
Median daily rate £485 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.10% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £323 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £453 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.47% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8983 9220 10074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 16.86% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5771 5845 6404
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 259 364
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +0.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.46 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £41.45 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.97%

Elasticsearch
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Elasticsearch as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Elasticsearch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Elasticsearch
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK.

Elasticsearch Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +184 476 £475 -2.56% 151
London +154 354 £500 - 81
South East +50 56 £475 +6.14% 23
City of London +33 38 £500 -9.50% 13
Wales -5 23 £506 +19.11% 5
South Wales +1 21 £500 +21.21% 1
South West -11 18 £513 +24.24% 11
Oxfordshire +12 17 £481 +57.14% 1
Hampshire +33 15 £475 - 5
Croydon - 13 £463 -
Newport -7 12 £513 +10.81% 1
West Midlands -7 12 £450 - 3
East of England +13 11 £325 -40.90% 12
Bristol +11 10 £600 +71.42% 2
Oxford +2 10 £500 -
North West +10 9 £450 -16.27% 15
Shropshire - 9 £450 -
Telford - 9 £450 -
Hertfordshire - 9 £325 - 8
Berkshire +15 8 £750 +54.24% 8
Buckinghamshire +9 8 £373 -21.57% 2
Manchester +8 8 £450 -16.27% 14
Yorkshire +15 7 £425 -12.82% 3
Scotland +2 7 £383 +44.33% 1
South Yorkshire -5 5 £425 -19.04% 1
Southampton - 5 £475 - 2
Glasgow +4 4 £400 +68.42%
North East -31 4 £300 -36.84%
Fareham - 4 £450 - 2
Maidenhead - 4 £750 - 3

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 636 (58.83%) Agile Software Development
2 424 (39.22%) Linux
3 419 (38.76%) Amazon AWS
4 417 (38.58%) DevOps
5 382 (35.34%) Java
6 370 (34.23%) Git (software)
7 341 (31.54%) Jenkins
8 332 (30.71%) Hadoop
9 316 (29.23%) JavaScript
10 313 (28.95%) TDD
11 310 (28.68%) Python
12 301 (27.84%) Docker
13 300 (27.75%) ELK Stack
14 294 (27.20%) logstash
15 286 (26.46%) PostgreSQL
16 281 (25.99%) Continuous Integration
17 277 (25.62%) Kibana
18 275 (25.44%) Scrum
19 243 (22.48%) Ruby
19 243 (22.48%) Ansible
20 222 (20.54%) Puppet
21 214 (19.80%) AngularJS
21 214 (19.80%) JIRA
22 211 (19.52%) BDD
23 208 (19.24%) Maven
24 203 (18.78%) SQL
25 201 (18.59%) Configuration Management
26 198 (18.32%) JUnit
27 196 (18.13%) Scala
27 196 (18.13%) MongoDB

Elasticsearch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 184 (17.02%) Apache
2 150 (13.88%) Apache Spark
3 139 (12.86%) Confluence
4 93 (8.60%) Apache Solr
5 80 (7.40%) nginx
6 63 (5.83%) Tomcat
7 22 (2.04%) OpenStack
8 19 (1.76%) IIS
9 18 (1.67%) WebSphere
10 16 (1.48%) Cloud Foundry
11 15 (1.39%) CMS
12 13 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 12 (1.11%) Drupal
13 12 (1.11%) Jetty
14 9 (0.83%) JBoss
15 8 (0.74%) Alfresco
16 5 (0.46%) Apache Pig
16 5 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
16 5 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
17 4 (0.37%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 111 (10.27%) HipChat
2 13 (1.20%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.20%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.46%) MS Office
4 4 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.19%) SPSS
6 1 (0.093%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 11 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.56%) Magento
4 2 (0.19%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.19%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.093%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 419 (38.76%) Amazon AWS
2 145 (13.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 104 (9.62%) Amazon EC2
4 90 (8.33%) GitHub
5 77 (7.12%) Cloud Computing
6 45 (4.16%) Amazon S3
7 44 (4.07%) AWS CloudFormation
8 40 (3.70%) PaaS
9 32 (2.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 29 (2.68%) Amazon Kinesis
11 23 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
12 19 (1.76%) SaaS
13 14 (1.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 13 (1.20%) IaaS
15 12 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
16 10 (0.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 9 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 7 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
18 7 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
18 7 (0.65%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 160 (14.80%) DNS
2 116 (10.73%) SSH
3 115 (10.64%) OpenLDAP
3 115 (10.64%) OpenVPN
4 55 (5.09%) HTTP
5 41 (3.79%) Firewall
6 38 (3.52%) VPN
7 37 (3.42%) TCP/IP
8 28 (2.59%) Reverse Proxy
9 25 (2.31%) Internet
10 19 (1.76%) SSL
11 17 (1.57%) IPsec
11 17 (1.57%) LDAP
12 15 (1.39%) ICMP
13 10 (0.93%) DSL
14 9 (0.83%) DHCP
15 7 (0.65%) FCAPS
15 7 (0.65%) Kerberos
16 6 (0.56%) NAS
16 6 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (30.71%) Hadoop
2 286 (26.46%) PostgreSQL
3 196 (18.13%) MongoDB
4 167 (15.45%) NoSQL
5 155 (14.34%) Big Data
6 133 (12.30%) MySQL
7 109 (10.08%) SQL Server
8 95 (8.79%) Redis
9 75 (6.94%) Apache Hive
10 72 (6.66%) Relational Database
11 71 (6.57%) Apache Cassandra
12 59 (5.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 49 (4.53%) HBase
14 44 (4.07%) Amazon RDS
15 39 (3.61%) Neo4j
16 38 (3.52%) Couchbase
17 36 (3.33%) Oracle Database
18 35 (3.24%) Sqoop
19 28 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
19 28 (2.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 370 (34.23%) Git (software)
2 341 (31.54%) Jenkins
3 214 (19.80%) JIRA
4 208 (19.24%) Maven
5 198 (18.32%) JUnit
6 126 (11.66%) Ant
7 125 (11.56%) Sonatype Nexus
8 114 (10.55%) SonarQube
9 111 (10.27%) JIRA Agile
9 111 (10.27%) Liquibase
10 108 (9.99%) Cucumber
11 94 (8.70%) Bitbucket
12 70 (6.48%) Mockito
13 68 (6.29%) WebDriver
14 65 (6.01%) TeamCity
15 51 (4.72%) Octopus Deploy
16 45 (4.16%) Selenium
17 44 (4.07%) Vagrant
18 39 (3.61%) Subversion
19 37 (3.42%) Spock
General
1 62 (5.74%) Finance
2 31 (2.87%) Publishing
3 25 (2.31%) Banking
3 25 (2.31%) Marketing
4 13 (1.20%) Retail
4 13 (1.20%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.02%) Electronics
5 11 (1.02%) Games
5 11 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 10 (0.93%) Advertising
7 9 (0.83%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.46%) Front Office
8 5 (0.46%) Law
9 2 (0.19%) French Language
9 2 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.093%) Automotive
10 1 (0.093%) German Language
10 1 (0.093%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 543 (50.23%) Developer
2 175 (16.19%) DevOps Engineer
3 164 (15.17%) Java Developer
4 92 (8.51%) Senior Developer
5 70 (6.48%) Architect
6 60 (5.55%) Python Developer
7 55 (5.09%) AWS Developer
7 55 (5.09%) Scala Developer
8 51 (4.72%) AWS Engineer
9 48 (4.44%) Senior DevOps
10 46 (4.26%) .NET Developer
10 46 (4.26%) C# Developer
10 46 (4.26%) Consultant
11 45 (4.16%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 44 (4.07%) Data Engineer
13 41 (3.79%) Agile Developer
13 41 (3.79%) Elasticsearch Developer
13 41 (3.79%) Full Stack Developer
14 40 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
15 38 (3.52%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 300 (27.75%) ELK Stack
2 214 (19.80%) AngularJS
3 140 (12.95%) HTML
4 135 (12.49%) Spring
5 130 (12.03%) Web Services
6 124 (11.47%) RESTful
7 122 (11.29%) Node.js
8 120 (11.10%) .NET
9 119 (11.01%) REST
10 118 (10.92%) CSS
11 115 (10.64%) MCollective
12 109 (10.08%) Software Packaging
13 108 (9.99%) Kafka
14 107 (9.90%) RabbitMQ
15 92 (8.51%) JSON
16 81 (7.49%) Django
17 71 (6.57%) J2EE
18 66 (6.11%) JMS
19 63 (5.83%) HTML5
20 62 (5.74%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 68 (6.29%) Public Cloud
2 59 (5.46%) User Experience
3 41 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (3.52%) Visualisation
5 32 (2.96%) Computer Science
6 22 (2.04%) Blog
6 22 (2.04%) Data Centre
7 18 (1.67%) Statistics
8 12 (1.11%) Mathematics
9 11 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (0.93%) PKI
10 10 (0.93%) Virtual Team
11 7 (0.65%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.56%) Fintech
12 6 (0.56%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.56%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.46%) Digital Media
13 5 (0.46%) Private Cloud
13 5 (0.46%) Video on Demand
14 4 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 424 (39.22%) Linux
2 112 (10.36%) CentOS
3 59 (5.46%) Unix
4 55 (5.09%) Windows
5 27 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (1.39%) Mac OS X
7 13 (1.20%) RancherOS
7 13 (1.20%) VyOS
8 8 (0.74%) Android
8 8 (0.74%) Apple iOS
8 8 (0.74%) Mesosphere
9 7 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.56%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.28%) VMS
12 2 (0.19%) Debian
12 2 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 636 (58.83%) Agile Software Development
2 417 (38.58%) DevOps
3 313 (28.95%) TDD
4 281 (25.99%) Continuous Integration
5 275 (25.44%) Scrum
6 211 (19.52%) BDD
7 201 (18.59%) Configuration Management
8 155 (14.34%) Continuous Delivery
9 137 (12.67%) E-Commerce
10 132 (12.21%) Open Source
11 131 (12.12%) Microservices
12 128 (11.84%) MVC
13 119 (11.01%) Service Management
14 110 (10.18%) Identity Management
15 108 (9.99%) Kanban
16 102 (9.44%) Case Management
17 90 (8.33%) Software Engineering
18 89 (8.23%) Workflow
19 88 (8.14%) OO
20 78 (7.22%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 382 (35.34%) Java
2 316 (29.23%) JavaScript
3 310 (28.68%) Python
4 243 (22.48%) Ruby
5 203 (18.78%) SQL
6 196 (18.13%) Scala
7 126 (11.66%) PHP
7 126 (11.66%) Shell Script
8 101 (9.34%) C#
9 56 (5.18%) Bash Shell
10 51 (4.72%) Go
11 41 (3.79%) R
12 37 (3.42%) Perl
13 21 (1.94%) TypeScript
14 19 (1.76%) PowerShell
15 16 (1.48%) C++
15 16 (1.48%) PL/SQL
16 15 (1.39%) T-SQL
17 14 (1.30%) ES6
17 14 (1.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 194 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 168 (15.54%) SC Cleared
3 51 (4.72%) CTC Cleared
4 37 (3.42%) Degree
5 36 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (1.30%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.93%) DBS Check
8 9 (0.83%) PhD
9 6 (0.56%) AWS Certification
9 6 (0.56%) BC Cleared
10 4 (0.37%) ISEB
10 4 (0.37%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.19%) RHCE
12 2 (0.19%) RHCSA
12 2 (0.19%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.093%) CCIE
13 1 (0.093%) CISSP
13 1 (0.093%) GREM
13 1 (0.093%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.15%) QA
2 14 (1.30%) WAI
3 6 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.37%) SLA
5 1 (0.093%) GPG13
5 1 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.093%) SDET
System Software
1 301 (27.84%) Docker
2 115 (10.64%) Postfix
2 115 (10.64%) Squid
2 115 (10.64%) vCloud
3 34 (3.15%) Apache Flume
4 29 (2.68%) HDFS
5 23 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (1.30%) vSphere
7 11 (1.02%) Active Directory
8 10 (0.93%) Varnish
8 10 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.65%) Ceph
9 7 (0.65%) FreeRADIUS
10 6 (0.56%) LXC
11 5 (0.46%) GlusterFS
12 4 (0.37%) Samba
13 1 (0.093%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.093%) OpenSSH
13 1 (0.093%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 294 (27.20%) logstash
2 277 (25.62%) Kibana
3 243 (22.48%) Ansible
4 222 (20.54%) Puppet
5 156 (14.43%) Terraform
6 154 (14.25%) Opscode Chef
7 133 (12.30%) Kubernetes
8 131 (12.12%) ZABBIX
9 116 (10.73%) Rancher
10 34 (3.15%) Consul
11 30 (2.78%) Nagios
11 30 (2.78%) Packer
12 29 (2.68%) Grafana
13 25 (2.31%) Salt
14 21 (1.94%) HAProxy
15 20 (1.85%) Graphite
16 9 (0.83%) StatsD
17 7 (0.65%) rkt
17 7 (0.65%) SCOM
18 6 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 173 (16.00%) Oracle
2 153 (14.15%) VMware
3 115 (10.64%) Sonatype
4 94 (8.70%) Atlassian
5 47 (4.35%) Zend
6 44 (4.07%) Splunk
7 39 (3.61%) AppDynamics
8 32 (2.96%) SaltStack
9 31 (2.87%) Microsoft
10 28 (2.59%) Google
11 21 (1.94%) Cloudera
12 17 (1.57%) Rackspace
12 17 (1.57%) Red Hat
13 16 (1.48%) Cisco
14 13 (1.20%) SAP
14 13 (1.20%) Teradata
14 13 (1.20%) Vyatta
15 11 (1.02%) SolarWinds
16 9 (0.83%) IBM
17 8 (0.74%) New Relic
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